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fontaine NIMES
fontaine NIMES by Jean-Louis Zimmermann @flickr
Nîmes by Abrocke @flickr
Torero by Wolfgang Staudt @flickr
Roman Arena in Nimes
Roman Arena in Nimes by Designsbykari @flickr
Palais De Justice
Palais De Justice by Wolfgang Staudt @flickr
Pont Du Gard
Pont Du Gard by Wolfgang Staudt @flickr
Nimes by Germán R. Udiz
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Arc de Triumph is one more important architectural landmark in Paris. The terrace of the arc offers amazing view of the Place de l'Étoile. Moulin Rouge Cabaret has also become an important landmark of the city. The cabaret was founded in 1889, and since that time its performances have been among the most fascinating and unforgettable shows in Paris. Artists never cease to amaze visitors with their original performances, skills and luxurious costumes. … Open

Chapters of the guide to Nimes

Traditions and mentality of Nimes

The annual Festival de Nimes kicks off in July and is attended by the largest number of guests and artists from abroad. The festival program is very diverse, all its guests will be able to choose entertainment to their liking. A mandatory part of the holiday is bullfighting, as well as horse races, which remain one of the locals' favorite entertainments. Music performances take place every day during the festival, … Open

Travel guide to Nimes

In Nîmes, you can find a beautiful cathedral consecrated back in the 11th century. The cathedral was repeatedly destroyed and rebuilt over the centuries, so today its appearance represents a combination of different architectural styles. One of the cathedral's main decorations is unique stone bas-reliefs depicting important old Testament scenes. The cathedral is the official residence of the archbishop since 1877. … Open

Nimes for children - what to visit

Nimes is a city with a rich history and a huge number of preserved architectural monuments of Ancient Rome. Nowhere else in France can one find that many of them in one place. These include the Amphitheater, the Arch of Augustus, the Pont du Gard Aqueduct. Be sure to take kids on a tour - they will get more impressions than ever. Apart from that, Nimes has all the opportunities for active leisure activities … Open

Shopping, streets and outlets

Nimes boats of many small specialized stores and souvenir shops that are never ignored by tourists. The bulk of the popular stores are concentrated in the central part of the city, and the most attractive shopping streets are Général-Perrier Street, Marchands Street, and Madeleine Street. The shops presented here are the most expensive in town, but offering the most exquisite fashionable clothes, as well as … Open

Advices for travellers

5. Nimes would be a great winter holiday destination, and not only due to its mild climate. In winter, interesting entertainment programs are organized for the Christmas holidays. 6. The city's main tourist office can be found near Maison Carrée. Here you can get a city map for free, as well as a brochure with descriptions of the local attractions in your native language. 7. Most of the historical … Open

Active recreation

Parc Panda Rope Town invites its visitors to have a great time climbing the ropes and trying routes of different levels. Everyone will like it here, regardless of the level of skill and age. Aquatropic Water Park is perfect for family pastime. It offers indoor and outdoor pools, a gym, wonderful sunbathing areas, as well as cafes and picnic spots. The swimming complex is known for its relaxing atmosphere, due to … Open

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